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Attempt to Avoid a Disastrous Collision

Attempt to Avoid a Disastrous Collision Famous Historical Events STEM Tragedies and Triumphs Disasters

Realizing, too late, that he was about to have a catastrophic collision, Captain van Zanten attempted to take off.  Based on investigative evidence, this recreation depicts the two 747s just before impact.

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License:  Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts.  Recreation by Anynobody.  Image, courtesy Wikimedia.

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